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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) Oceanography and Hydrology Questions

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Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Cold ocean currents affect climate by
  1. warming land.
  2. cooling land.
  3. causing precipitation.
  4. flooding.
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
The Gulf Stream
  1. is a circular current in the Gulf of Mexico.
  2. flows from the Gulf of Mexico north across the Atlantic Ocean.
  3. is an upwelling current along the coast of Mexico.
  4. is a river that runs into the Gulf of Mexico.
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
An aquifer is
  1. A permeable layer of rock and sediment that can store and carry groundwater in enough quantity to supply wells.
  2. A permeable layer of rock and sediment that can not store and carry groundwater in enough quantity to supply wells
  3. A permeable layer of sand and sediment that can store and carry groundwater in enough quantity to supply wells
  4. A non-permeable layer of rock and sediment that can store and carry groundwater in enough quantity to supply wells
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
A geyser is
  1. a hot spring that shoots columns of cold water and steam into the air every so often
  2. a hot spring that shoots columns of hot water and steam into the air every so often
  3. a hot spring that shoots columns of hot water and steam into the air all the time
  4. a hot spring that shoots columns of hot water and steam into the inside of the earth every so often
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Not the top of the wave but the bottom.
  1. gyre
  2. fetch
  3. crest
  4. trough
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
A river can form when
  1. Condensation exceeds Evapotranspiration
  2. Precipitation exceeds Evapotranspiration
  3. Precipitation is constant with Condensation
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
How are currents created?
  1. Earth's rotation
  2. Temperature
  3. Earth's wind
  4. All of the above
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
A delta is
  1. land formed by river deposit at a mountain base.
  2. land formed where a river enters the ocean.
  3. the place a river originates.
  4. a ridge of sediment left by a glacier.
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
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